Welcome to the homepage of the 22nd International Symposium on Olefin Metathesis and Related Chemistry (ISOM XXII) to be held in Zurich, Switzerland from July 9 to 12, 2017.

Following the model of a successful series of previous symposia, ISOM XXII will cover the following topics:

  • Catalyst development and Organometallic Chemistry of carbenes and carbynes
  • Application of Olefin Metathesis in Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Application of Olefin Metathesis in Materials and Polymer Chemistry
  • Application of Olefin Metathesis in sustainable use of renewable resources
  • Olefin Metathesis related chemistries

Invited and contributed lectures as well as poster presentations will allow for a deep insight into the latest developments in the field.


We hope to see you all at ISOM XXIII, organised by Prof. Xavier Solans-Monfort and his team, in Barcelona from June 30th to July 3rd 2019: ISOM XXIII official website.